Systems Administrator

Bowhead Support Services   •  

Newport News, VA

5 - 7 years

Posted 177 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Bowhead seeks a Senior Systems Administrator to support the Joint Deployment Training Center's schoolhouse and other tenants.

Essential functions will include:

• Maintain GCCS-J Solaris, VMWare, and RHEL servers, Oracle & Sybase databases and install windows clients.

• Maintaining and supporting Microsoft 2008/2012R2 Servers, Virtual environments, Windows 7 & Windows 10.

• Troubleshoot PKI and CAC login implementation when applicable.

• Analyze system logs and identifies potential issues.

• Apply operating system updates, patches and configuration changes.

• Manage system hardware component installation.

• Administer configuration for new hardware and software.

• Manage user account information to include password reset when applicable.

• Perform monitoring and performance tuning.

• Monitor system load, response time and available storage space.

• Maintain system configuration files.

• Provide user/group administration.

• Perform scripting to automate services and refine procedures.

• Provide capacity planning support.

• Test and debug outages and issues.

• Support classes on-site and at other locations CONUS and OCONUS.


• Bachelor's Degree in a computer science or engineering field from an accredited institution required or equal combination of education and experience necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of this role.

• Minimum of six (6) years professional experience.

• Security+ certification required.

• OS certification server specific or Oracle, Red Hat, Linux

• Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

• Must be able to prioritize various taskers and suspenses.


Must be able to maintain a security clearance at the Secret level. US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.